Richie Wellens

Born: March 25, 1980 (age 37)

Height: 5'6.5" (170cm)

Hometown: Manchester, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Midfielder
Team: Doncaster Rovers (no. 19)
Richie Wellens
Career History
Senior2000-2005Blackpool
2005-2007Oldham Athletic
2007-2009Doncaster Rovers
2009-2013Leicester City
2013-Doncaster Rovers
Sports Mole has 69 articles about Richie Wellens. Articles 1 to 40:
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes: 'I wanted the Oldham job'
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes reveals that he wanted to be handed the managerial job at Oldham Athletic.
Oct 19, 15:56
A general view of Boundary Park the home ground of Oldham Athletic Football Club is seen on May 4, 2011
Richie Wellens 'to be named permanent Oldham Athletic manager'
Richie Wellens will reportedly be named permanent manager of Oldham Athletic on a two-year contract.
Oct 18, 11:34
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes 'highly unlikely' to take Oldham Athletic job
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes reportedly has no interest in becoming the new manager of Oldham Athletic.
Oct 12, 11:44
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes 'interviewed for Oldham Athletic job'
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes is reportedly interviewed by Oldham Athletic for the manager's vacancy.
Oct 11, 18:11
A general Stadium view ahead of the Sky Bet League One match between Oldham Athletic and Bradford City at Boundary Park on December 01, 2013
Oldham Athletic confirm players and staff not paid in September
Oldham Athletic confirm that the club's players and staff are yet to be paid for September.
Oct 4, 22:03
Shane Ferguson of Northern Ireland during the Euro 2016 Qualifier between Northern Ireland and Faroe Islands at Windsor Park on October 11, 2014
Team News: Millwall make two changes for Doncaster Rovers, Aaron Taylor-Sinclair returns
Millwall manager Neil Harris makes two changes for his side's clash with Doncaster Rovers, as Shane Ferguson and Carlos Edwards return to the starting XI.
Oct 27, 19:08
Richie Wellens of Doncaster during the Sky Bet Championship match between Doncaster Rovers and Blackpool at Keepmoat Stadium on August 03, 2013
Result: Doncaster Rovers vanquish Leeds United in League Cup penalty shootout
Doncaster Rovers reach the second round of the League Cup by seeing off local rivals Leeds United 4-2 on penalties after a 1-1 draw at the Keepmoat Stadium.
Aug 13, 22:29
Richie Wellens of Doncaster during the Sky Bet Championship match between Doncaster Rovers and Blackpool at Keepmoat Stadium on August 03, 2013
Team News: Richie Wellens back for Doncaster Rovers finale
Richie Wellens returns to Doncaster's starting lineup for their final game of the League One season against Scunthorpe, who are without Rovers loanee Theo Robinson.
May 3, 12:15
Bristol City players Aden Flint, Luke Freeman and Joe Bryan celebrate the opening goal against Peterborough on February 17, 2015
League One roundup: Bristol City move five points clear
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from League One, where Bristol City extend their lead at the top of the table with a win over Peterborough United.
Feb 17, 21:42
Jay Emmanuel-Thomas (r) of Bristol City celebrates scoring with team mate Aden Flint during the FA Cup Third Round Replay against Doncaster Rovers on January 13, 2015
League One roundup: Bristol City open up four-point lead
Bristol City move four points clear in League One after beating Port Vale as Swindon Town slump to defeat at Oldham Athletic.
Feb 10, 21:44
Richie Wellens of Doncaster during the Sky Bet Championship match between Doncaster Rovers and Blackpool at Keepmoat Stadium on August 03, 2013
Team News: Richie Wellens returns in only Doncaster Rovers change
Paul Dickov recalls the fit-again Richie Wellens for Doncaster Rovers' FA Cup third-round tie at home to Bristol City.
Jan 3, 14:13
Doncaster's Theo Robinson is congratulated by team mates after scoring the opening goal against Wigan on August 20, 2013
Result: Theo Robinson strike earns Doncaster Rovers point
Barnsley and Doncaster Rovers play out a 1-1 draw in their League One clash as Theo Robinson scores a second-half equaliser to earn the visitors a point.
Dec 2, 21:43
Main Curtis of Doncaster Rovers celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the FA Cup First Round match between Weston-Super-Mare and Doncaster Rovers on November 18, 2014
FA Cup roundup: Southport advance to second round with Dagenham & Redbridge win
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Tuesday night's games in the first round of the FA Cup.
Nov 18, 22:10
Richie Wellens of Doncaster during the Sky Bet Championship match between Doncaster Rovers and Blackpool at Keepmoat Stadium on August 03, 2013
New Doncaster Rovers deal for Richie Wellens
Doncaster Rovers confirm that midfielder Richie Wellens has signed a new two-year contract at the Keepmoat.
Sep 1, 14:03
Kevin Phillips of Leicester City during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Leicester City at Elland Road on January 18, 2013
Team News: Kevin Phillips in Leicester City starting XI for final game before retirement
Leicester City striker Kevin Phillips starts against Doncaster Rovers in what will be his final game before retirement.
May 3, 12:13
Aaron Cresswell of Ipswich in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Ipswich Town at Loftus Road on August 17, 2013
Team News: Aaron Cresswell misses out for Ipswich Town
Aaron Cresswell misses out for promotion-chasing Ipswich Town in their home Championship game against Doncaster Rovers.
Apr 12, 14:13
Richie Wellens of Doncaster during the Sky Bet Championship match between Doncaster Rovers and Blackpool at Keepmoat Stadium on August 03, 2013
Team News: Richie Wellens returns for Doncaster Rovers
Richie Wellens returns to the Doncaster Rovers starting lineup.
Apr 8, 19:38
A general view of Doncaster Rovers's Keepmoat Stadium on April 5, 2007
Preview: Doncaster Rovers vs. Bolton Wanderers
Sports Mole looks ahead to Tuesday's Championship clash between Doncaster and Bolton at the Keepmoat Stadium.
Apr 7, 15:19
A general view of Doncaster Rovers's Keepmoat Stadium on April 5, 2007
Team News: James Coppinger makes 400th appearance for Doncaster Rovers
Doncaster Rovers midfielder James Coppinger is to make his 400th appearance for the club this afternoon.
Apr 5, 14:49
Sunderland manager Martin O'Neill
Team News: Duane Holmes handed Yeovil Town debut
Former Huddersfield Town midfielder Duane Holmes is handed his home debut by Yeovil Town for today's clash with Doncaster Rovers.
Feb 22, 14:28
Brighton manager Oscar Garcia during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and AFC Bournemouh at The Amex Stadium on January 01, 2014
Brighton & Hove Albion make three changes
Brighton & Hove Albion make three changes to the team that lost to Watford on Sunday.
Feb 8, 14:49
Manager of Middlesbrough Aitor Karanka looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Middlesbrough at St Andrews Stadium on December 7, 2013
Result: Doncaster Rovers, Middlesbrough finish goalless
Middlesbrough extend their goalless streak to three matches as they draw with Doncaster Rovers in the Championship.
Feb 1, 17:32
Richie Wellens of Doncaster during the Sky Bet Championship match between Doncaster Rovers and Blackpool at Keepmoat Stadium on August 03, 2013
Half-Time Report: Doncaster Rovers, Middlesbrough level at the break
Doncaster Rovers are unable to breach the Middlesbrough defence before half time in their Championship clash.
Feb 1, 16:02
Doncaster's Chris Brown celebrates a goal against Watford on September 17, 2013
Result: Doncaster Rovers ease to win over 10-man Charlton Athletic
Doncaster Rovers ease to victory over 10-man Charlton Athletic in their Championship clash at the Keepmoat Stadium.
Jan 28, 21:45
Richie Wellens of Doncaster during the Sky Bet Championship match between Doncaster Rovers and Blackpool at Keepmoat Stadium on August 03, 2013
Richie Wellens signs 18-month contract with Doncaster Rovers
Central midfielder Richie Wellens signs an 18-month contract to remain at Doncaster Rovers.
Jan 8, 12:27
Matt Smith of Leeds United celebrates scoring during their Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road Stadium on October 20, 2013
Result: Leeds United into playoff spots after Doncaster Rovers win
Goals from Matt Smith, Ross McCormack and Rodolph Austin at Doncaster Rovers help Leeds United into the Championship playoff spots.
Dec 14, 17:09
Matt Smith of Leeds United celebrates scoring during their Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road Stadium on October 20, 2013
Half-Time Report: Matt Smith heads Leeds United ahead
Matt Smith give Leeds United the lead at the interval against Doncaster Rovers.
Dec 14, 16:15
Doncaster manager Paul Dickov prior to kick off against Wigan on August 20, 2013
Preview: Doncaster Rovers vs. Leeds United
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship clash between Yorkshire rivals Doncaster and Leeds.
Dec 12, 20:33
Bolton Wanderers manager Dougie Freedman smiles ahead of a match on January 26, 2013
Team News: Five changes for Bolton Wanderers
Bolton Wanderers manager Dougie Freedman makes five changes to his side for their Championship clash with Doncaster Rovers.
Dec 7, 14:50
A general shot of the outside of Bolton Wanderers' Reebok Stadium on November 6, 2011
Preview: Bolton Wanderers vs. Doncaster Rovers
Sports Mole previews Bolton Wanderers' Championship clash with Doncaster Rovers.
Dec 5, 23:53
Doncaster manager Paul Dickov prior to kick off against Wigan on August 20, 2013
Paul Dickov plans contract talks with Richie Wellens
Doncaster Rovers boss Paul Dickov says that he is keen to offer a new contract to midfielder Richie Wellens.
Dec 5, 18:57
Craig Bryson of Derby County celebrates scoring the opening goal with team-mate Craig Forsyth during the Sky Bet Championship match between Wigan Athletic and Derby County at DW Stadium on December 01, 2013
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole selects its best XI from Gameweek 17 in the Championship, as well as highlighting the biggest numpty and the best goal.
Dec 2, 14:18
Doncaster manager Paul Dickov prior to kick off against Wigan on August 20, 2013
Result: Late Paul Quinn header downs Queens Park Rangers
Paul Quinn heads home a 90th-minute winner to secure a 2-1 victory for Doncaster Rovers over Queens Park Rangers at the Keepmoat Stadium.
Nov 30, 16:59
Daniel Ayala of Norwich City attacks during the pre season friendly match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Norwich City at The Amex Stadium on July 30, 2013
Team News: Daniel Ayala makes Middlesbrough debut
Daniel Ayala makes his Middlesbrough debut in one of six changes made by caretaker boss Mark Venus for their Championship clash with Doncaster at the Riverside Stadium.
Oct 25, 19:20
Reading manager Nigel Adkins looks on during the match against Ipswich on August 3, 2013
Team News: Reading's Adam Federici in for Alex McCarthy, Doncaster Rovers make two changes
Adam Federici makes his first start of the season for Reading replacing the injured Alex McCarthy in goal, while Doncaster Rovers make two changes to the team that beat Leicester.
Oct 19, 14:45
Doncaster manager Paul Dickov prior to kick off against Wigan on August 20, 2013
Team News: Federico Macheda starts for Doncaster Rovers
Federico Macheda starts for Doncaster Rovers for today's visit of Leicester City at the Keepmoat Stadium in the Championship.
Oct 5, 14:16
Doncaster manager Paul Dickov prior to kick off against Wigan on August 20, 2013
Result: Federico Macheda fires Doncaster Rovers to victory over Sheffield Wednesday
Doncaster Rovers beat Sheffield Wednesday 1-0 in their Championship clash thanks to a goal from Federico Macheda.
Sep 28, 16:56
Sheffield Wednesday manager Dave Jones on March 31, 2012
Team News: Sheffield Wednesday make three changes for Doncaster Rovers clash
Sheffield Wednesday make three changes to their team for the visit of Doncaster Rovers in today's Championship match.
Sep 28, 14:50
Forest's Andy Reid is congratulated by team mates after scoring the opening goal against Watford on August 25, 2013
Result: Andy Reid earns Nottingham Forest a point
Nottingham Forest hold Doncaster Rovers to a 2-2 draw in their Championship clash at the Keepmoat Stadium.
Sep 21, 17:00
Doncaster manager Paul Dickov prior to kick off against Wigan on August 20, 2013
Richie Wellens to leave Doncaster Rovers?
A report claims that Richie Wellens could leave Doncaster Rovers less than one month after joining the Championship club.
Aug 26, 15:27



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